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Minicars, Maglevs, and Mopeds : Modern Modes of Transportation Around the World (Hardcover)
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This book provides a fascinating look at the amazing diversity of forms of travel and transport around the world today in the context of cultures, politics, economics, and environment of a place.
• Provides readers with an understanding of the world's current major forms of transportation as well as an intriguing and colorful glimpse into daily life in other parts of the world
• Highlights many exciting new technologies that will shape the future of transportation in the United States and globally
• Incorporates information about green modes of transport (and fuels) and environmental issues related to transport
• Includes sidebars that highlight key developments in land transport of the future